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The Gen Z tennis stars you need to know for Wimbledon 2022

From the young American who just won Eastbourne to the women’s world number one who you probably haven’t even heard of, Katie Strick and Amy Francombe meet the next generation of tennis stars set to take SW19 by storm

Jul 1, 2022

It’s official — tooth gems are back on the beauty agenda

Celebs love them, but is the new mouth bling one Tik Tok trend too far, asks Amy Francombe

Jun 30, 2022

How you can support the women impacted by the end of Roe v Wade

The world is still reeling from the overturning of the landmark ruling which enshrined in law the right to an abortion. But, there are things you can do to help, says Amy Francombe

Jun 29, 2022

How celebrities have reacted to Roe V Wade being overturned

The weekend’s festivities at Glastonbury and the BET Awards were overshadowed by the US Supreme Court’s ruling

Jun 28, 2022

How Gen Z fell in love with Kate Bush

The youth are quickly discovering there’s more to the Eighties pop goddess than Running Up That Hill, says Amy Francombe

Jun 24, 2022
ES Magazine

The Floor is Lava La Rue’s

Non-binary, queer and about to light up Glastonbury, Lava La Rue is a red hot force for good, says Amy Francombe

Jun 23, 2022

Marina Granovskaia — the most powerful woman in football

As the top Chelsea exec and right hand woman of the club’s former owner Roman Abramovich steps down, we chart the elusive football titan’s journey to the top

Jun 22, 2022

Harry Styles has co-created a Gucci collection

The colourful capsule was unveiled at the Gucci menswear show in Milan

Jun 21, 2022

The major revelations from Pete Doherty’s tell-all memoir

From the real story of how he got together with Kate Moss to those escort rumours, Likely Lad is a riot

Jun 17, 2022
ES Magazine

Shygirl opens up

She started out on London’s underground queer scene but there’s no way Shygirl is staying put. Even before her debut album drops, she’s taking back control of feminine sexuality and bossing the fashion world. Amy Francombe hears her siren call

Jun 16, 2022

The PR guru hoping to future-proof the Cambridges’ public image

A comms global power player and former Team GB triathlete — meet the man tasked with leading “The Cambridge Way”

Jun 14, 2022

Why This Bright Land will be the summer’s most joyful festival

The month-long event hosted by fashion designer Gareth Pugh and his husband Carson McColl will take over the capital in August

Jun 13, 2022

ISAMAYA is about to become your favourite makeup brand — here’s why

Beauty maven Isamaya Ffrench creates makeup for degenerates (but in a good way), says Amy Francombe

Jun 9, 2022

How Shaman Durek and Princess Märtha became the It-couple of wellness

The Instagram shaman beloved by wellness-obsessed celebs will tie the knot with a Norwegian royal who moonlights as a clairvoyant. Here’s their story

Jun 9, 2022

How Depp’s lawyer became the star of Hollywood’s most explosive trial

Power suits, a biting cross-examination and courtroom LOLs with Depp — meet the star’s Spanish-speaking attorney who’s been promoted to partner since his win

Jun 8, 2022

Meet the break-out stars of Everything I Know About Love

As the bestselling memoir hits TV screens, Amy Francombe rounds up the cast of the summer blockbuster about to go stratospheric

Jun 7, 2022

The story behind Kate Moss’s Union Jack blazer at the Platinum Jubilee

The supermodel wowed crowds with an on-theme piece of fashion history at Sunday’s pageant

Jun 6, 2022

Who is Natasha Bassett, Elvis star and Elon Musk’s new girlfriend?

She just starred in this summer’s blockbuster, but are they official yet?

Jun 1, 2022

Lily-Rose Depp at 23 - who is Johnny Depp’s supermodel daughter?

From a laissez-faire, bilingual childhood to supermodel stardom, Amy Francombe charts the actress’ milestones to date as she comes of age

May 31, 2022
ES Magazine

Meet the teenagers making a fortune off cryptocurrency

London’s teenagers are taking to the cryptocurrency market like ducks to water, using TikTok to influence others and earning eye-watering returns on their investments as they sleep. Amy Francombe meets them

May 30, 2022

Inside Johnny Depp and Kate Moss’ era-defining relationship

They were once the coolest couple on the planet. As the fiercely private model testifies about her ex in court, Amy Francombe charts the wild love story of Depp and Moss

May 26, 2022